Feb 18, 2013 3:07 PM by Sarah Sanchez

Tucson woman struck by wall-traversing bullet

TUCSON - Tucson Police are on the scene of a shooting on the south side.

It happened just after 11:30 a.m. Monday in the 5600 block of South Park Avenue, near Drexel Road, according to Tucson Police Department spokesman Sgt. Chris Widmer.

A woman was shot and at the hospital with non life-threatening injuries, Widmer said,

Reports indicate that the bullet came from a neighboring apartment when someone was cleaning their gun and it accidentally discharged, Widmer added.

Officers on scene found the weapon and have it in their custody, Widmer.

News 4 Tucson has a crew headed to the scene.

Stay tuned to KVOA News 4 Tucson on air, online, and on your mobile device for updates.


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